AN ESSAY IN ATTITUDES
I wonder if the folks at NBC feel this way; they left thw phrase "under God" out of the Pledge of Allegiance at the start of the broadcast of the US (golf) Open championship TWICE!
Dulce et decorum est pro patria mori, sed dulcius pro patria vivere, et dulcissimum pro patria bibere. Make Tea, Not War: http://th02.deviantart.net/fs71/PRE/i/2010/059/3/9/Make_Tea_Not_War_by_Jacob_R_Goulden.png Keep Calm and Put the Kettle on http://thatwoman.files.wordpress.com/2010/12/keep-calm-and-put-the-kettle-on.jpg
Dulce et decorum est pro NATIO mori.
Do you know Wilfred Owen's poem of the same name?
It's all Greek to me.
The old lie.
"Breathes there the man with soul so dead, who never to himself hath said, This is my own, my native land." -Sir Walter Scott, 'The Lay of the Last Minstrel'
What a pleasing melange of muscled hunks in speedos
My hands crave the sword to fight.
Evelyn ~ Mine, too.
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